Xinran Xiao


Xinran Xiao



Mechanical behavior of metal, polymer, composite materials, fracture, fatigue, crashworthiness, multiphysics phenomena.

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Journal of Aerospace Engineering 2015 Best Paper Award, April 2016.
Fellow, American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME), 2014.
Charles L. McCuen Award, General Motor Corp, 2007
Award of Excellence, General Motor Corp. Tech Center Award, 1999.
Industrial Chair, Natural Sciences and Engineering Council of Canada (NSERC), 1995.
Royal Ihuaenyi, Shutian Yan, Jie Deng, Chulheung Bae, Sakib Iqbal, Xinran Xiao, Orthotropic Thermo-Mechanical Model for Polymeric Battery Separators with Electrolyte Effect, Journal of The Electrochemical Society, (2021), 168, 090536.
Christopher Cater, Xinran Xiao, Robert Goldberg, and Xiaojing Gong, The Influence of Interlaminar Microstructure on Micro-Cracking at Laminate Free Edge, Composites Part A, 110 (2018), 217-226.
Andy VanderKlok, Andy Stamm, James Dorer, Eryi Hu, Matthew Auvenshine, J. Michael Pereira, Xinran Xiao, An Experimental Investigation Into The High Velocity Impact Responses Of S2-Glass/SC15 Epoxy Composite Panels With A Gas Gun, Int J Impact Engineering, 111 (2018) 244-254.
Danghe Shi and Xinran Xiao, An Enhanced Continuum Damage Mechanics Model For Crash Simulation Of Composites, Composite Structures, 185 (2018) 774–785.
Miao Wang, Xinran Xiao, Xiaosong Huang, A Multiphysics Microstructure-Resolved Model for Silicon Anode Lithium-Ion Batteries, J Power Sources, 348 (2017) 66-79.
Azadeh Sheidaei, Xinran Xiao, Xiaosong Huang, Jonathon Hitt, Mechanical Behavior of a Battery Separator in Electrolyte Solutions, J Power Sources, 196, 8728-34, 2011.
Danghe Shi, Xinran Xiao, Xiaosong Huang, Hamid Kia, Modeling Stresses in the Separators in a Pouch Lithium-Ion Cell, J Power Sources, 196, 8129-39, 2011.
Xinran Xiao, Hamid Kia, Xiaojing Gong, Strength Prediction of a Triaxially Braided Composite, Composite: Part A, 42, 1000-1006, 2011.
Yalla Abushawashi, Xinran Xiao, Viktor Astakhov, FEM Simulation of Metal Cutting Using a New Approach To Model Chip Formation, Int. J. of Advances in Machining and Forming Operations, 3, 2011, 71-92.
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